What is Vigilant Guard?
• National level emergency response exercise sponsored by the National Guard and North American Command (NORTHCOM).
• Will run concurrently with the Oklahoma Office of Emergency Management’s annual Earth, Wind and Fire Exercise.
•V igilant Guard provides an opportunity for local, state, and federal agencies to improve emergency response capabilities in a simulated emergency disaster exercise.
• Vigilant Guard was established as an annual exercise for the National Guard and local, state, and federal emergency agencies to coordinate and practice emergency response techniques.